Tag: Ross White

31
Jan

Queensland one of the most affordable states for Catholic school education

New figures have revealed that on average it will cost Queensland parents almost $76,000 to put a child through 13 years of state school.

30
Jan

Which Local Government Areas have the highest school fee increases?

Sydney’s private school parents are coughing up to 72 per cent more to put their kids through secondary schooling than a decade ago, according to The Good Schools Guide’s latest data.

15
Jan

Gold Coast private school fees revealed

Parents are coughing up less to send their children to Gold Coast’s best private schools than other large cities in Australia.

15
Nov

Victorian secondary schools face population squeeze as baby-boom generation comes of age

At Melton Secondary College, perched on the fringe of Melbourne’s north-western sprawl, teachers are forced to roster class heating and cooling.

12
Nov

Victoria faces teacher shortage as student numbers surge

Hayley Dureau never planned on becoming a teacher. At high school, she wanted to be a doctor.

1
Oct

Just how good are your universities?

Last week The Good Universities Guide was released.

26
Sep

University of Newcastle ranks highly in social equity rating

The University of Newcastle has gained top marks in two categories in the 2019 Good Universities Guide, released on Monday, which placed UoN in the top twenty per cent of Australian universities for overall student experience and social equity. According to the annual index more than a quarter of the university’s undergraduate students were from disadvantaged backgrounds, earning it a fourth place in the Guide’s ‘social equity’ ranking in Australia,
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24
Sep

Good pay and job prospects for USQ graduates

The 2019 Good Universities Guide has been released and it is giving students and parents plenty to think about.

24
Sep

First Generation rating a first for The Good Universities Guide

For the very first time, The Good Universities Guide will feature a brand-new ‘First Generation’ five-star rating.

26
May

Experts call for bigger schools, better planning in Victoria’s education squeeze

Supersized schools are being proposed to cater for booming student numbers, with soaring enrolments prompting one school to truck in almost 50 portables and run five staggered lunchtimes.